Muzhievo Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Zakarpattia
District
Berehove
Settlement
Muzhievo
Site address
Muzhievo Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
48.18222, 22.70557
Perimeter length
132 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
Type of the fence
Preservation condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery. The cemetery is well-maintained. The fence is in excellent condition.
Number of existing gravestones
About 100
Date of oldest tombstone
1805
Date of newest tombstone
1924
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
There is a memorial plate about the reconstruction of the site on the fence.
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is not known, but according to the dates on the preserved gravestones, it can be assumed that it emerged in the early 19th century. It first appears on cadastral maps of 1865.